The Corner Bar and Grill in Fenton Receives National Attention

Fenton's Annual "Traveling Taste" event features some of the Great Foodie Favorites the city has to offer.

Fenton, MI — August 17, 2023

Sometimes the stars align, and everything falls into place. Such is the case for a popular local restaurant that is receiving the recognition they deserve. The Corner Bar and Grill in Fenton was recently featured on an episode of America’s Best Restaurants.

Owner Justin Knight brought his idea of a different kind of restaurant to Fenton in 2015. For the last eight years, he has served the best homemade food, craft beer, and handcrafted drinks in his unique rock ‘n’ roll gastro pub.

Justin and staff at The Corner Bar and Grill / Lasco Press Photo

The popular YouTube video series “America’s Best Restaurants” features community eateries that stand out for their food, atmosphere, and popularity among customers.

Traveling Taste in Fenton

On the heels of The Corner Bar and Grill’s debut on the national stage, they were one of Fenton’s superb collection of restaurants that participated in the Traveling Taste of Fenton.

The annual celebration of the city’s eateries features samples direct from the kitchens of Fenton’s fabulous chefs that make the town a popular food destination.

The Corner Bar & Grill offered two of their unique menu items for the traveling tasters.
4015 Owen Rd.
Pretzel Crusted Corn Dog w/ Miso Mustard Dipping Sauce
Pan Seared Salmon Cakes w/ Roasted Red Pepper Coulis

Other Stops Along the Traveling Taste Tour and Their Featured Items

Click on the restaurant name links to view their website.

2941 Mediterranean Street Food
2941 Owen Rd., Suite 500
Signature Hummus & Samoon Chips
BBQ Chicken Flatbread
Falafel w/ Sauce
Tandoori Chicken & Rice

Jersey Mike’s Subs
3409 Owen Rd.
#8 Club Sub
#13 Original Italian
#16 Mike’s Chicken Philly
#17 Mike’s Famous Philly
Grilled Portabella Mushroom & Swiss

Tropical Smoothie Cafe
4009 Owen Rd.
Turkey Bacon Ranch Sandwich
Chipotle Chicken Flatbread

Andiamo of Fenton
102 W. Silver Lake Rd.
Homemade Italian Meatball
Crème Brulee Bits
Hero Style Muffuletta Sandwich
Salmon Dip

Ciao Italian Bistro & Wine Bar
110 S. Leroy St.
Penne Palomino
Caprese Salad

Ciao Italian Bistro / Lasco Press Photo

Crust – a baking company
104 W. Caroline St.
Everything Breadstick
Chocolate Chip Cookie w/ Sea salt
Detroit Deep Dish Pizza
Hummingbird Cake

The Cheese Lady
121 1st St.
Tasting Tray – France
Tasting Tray – Spain
Tasting Tray – Italy

The Laundry
125 W. Shiawassee Ave.
Chef Devon’s Marsala Meatball
Old-School Real Cream Soda
Jeff’s Cheesecake Swirled Brownie

The Vault Downtown
100 S. Leroy St.
Vegetable Ceviche
Money Meatballs
Bacon Fried Rice

The Vault Downtown / Lasco Press Photo

Beale St. Smokehouse BBQ
1492 N. Leroy St.
Cornbread w/ Honey Pecan Butter
One Memphis Style Rib
Baked Beans
Pulled Pork Slider

Fenton Winery & Brewery
1370 N. Long Lake Rd.
Chimi It Breakfast Burrito
Margherita Pizza (V)
Alabama Chicken Sandwich (DF)
Pork Belly Lettuce Wrap (DF/GF)

Serendipity Spa of Linden
129 E. Broad St., Linden
Blueberry Lemon Squeeze Mocktail
Millpond Mule Mocktail

See something interesting? Visit any of these local businesses this weekend and choose your own favorites to sample. You won’t be disappointed.

See more photos of the Traveling Taste of Fenton at the author’s Facebook page.